HIV/AIDS and the World of Work Branch (ILOAIDS)

What's new

  1. Publication

    The impact of HIV and AIDS on the world of work: Global estimates

    24 May 2018

    Bringing together health data, in particular HIV prevalence data, with labour force, economic and demographic data, the report sets out social and economic impacts on workers and their households for 2005, 2010 and 2015, as well as projections for 2020.

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    HIV/AIDS

    AIDS’ impact on the labour force costs billions in lost earnings: ILO

    24 May 2018

    An ILO report highlights the toll HIV and AIDS continue to take on the labour force, and its economic and social implications. The ILO calls for urgent efforts to close the treatment gaps, step up testing and prevention measures, and ensure workers can enjoy healthy and productive lives.

  3. Media advisory

    ILO to launch new global estimates about HIV and AIDS impact on the world of work

    22 May 2018

  4. Publication

    Promoting a Rights-based Approach to Migration, Health, and HIV and AIDS: A Framework for Action

    28 November 2017

    Migrants’ access to health and HIV services can be improved only by adopting a human rights-based approach in the governance of the entire migration process. This new publication, released ahead of the World AIDS Day, analyses the interplay between fair labour migration policies, effective responses to HIV and broader health goals to be addressed in countries of origin, transit and destination; and presents a framework for action.

  5. Report as of December 2016

    VCT@WORK: Voluntary Confidential Counselling and HIV Testing for Workers

    17 October 2017